The Mayor of the municipality of Beckov filed the application at the SR Government Office. The project called DRAGON applies for the so-called Norwegian funding in the value of about € 900,000. In case the project is successful, the reconstruction of the Western Palace should begin in 2020, and it should be completed by April 2023.
The DRAGON project received a grant from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway in the amount of € 890,000 through the EEA grants and Norway grants. The project was co-funded in the amount of 80,000 € from the state budget of the Slovak Republic. The objective of the project is to bring the Western Palace and the whole complex into a form respecting and emphasizing the preserved historic values of the peak period of Gothic and Renaissance.